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[images] Peugeot EX1 electric concept sets eighth-mile, quarter-mile =

records by Eric Loveday Jan 14 2011 Peugeot wheeled out its =

electric sports car, the EX1, at the 2010 Paris Motor Show. The French
automaker initially constructed the EX1 to celebrate its 200th =

anniversary, but with an impressive amount of thrust =96 250 kilowatts =

(340 horsepower) from a pair of electric motors, one attached to each =

axle =96 the EX1 has gone on to become a record-setting battery-powered
automobile.

Driven by French explorer Nicolas Vanier and Chinese blogger Han Han,
the Peugeot EX1 recently set several records for an electric vehicle.
During the record-setting event, which took place at China's Chengdu =

military airport in the province of Sichuan, the EX1 established an =

unofficial time of 3.49 seconds in the sprint from 0-to-100 kilometers
per hour (0-62 miles per hour). Officially, driver Han Han set times =

of 7.0862 seconds in the eighth-mile sprint and 12.6754 seconds in =

the quarter-mile run. According to Peugeot, both the eighth-mile and =

quarter-mile runs established record times for an electric vehicle.
(Source: Peugeot) PRESS RELEASE
Peugeot moves up a gear in China with the EX1 concept which is =

breaking new records in the Marque's bicentenary year.

The 100% electric Peugeot EX1 concept car, which already set several =

records in Montlh=E9ry in September, has continued its record-breaking =

streak in the Chinese city of Chengdu, in front of 200 representatives
of the Chinese and Western media. Records set by Nicolas Vanier, the =

French explorer, and Han Han, the well-known Chineseblogger.

... These various records were set by 2 drivers symbolising =

Franco-Chinese friendship: Han Han, driver, writer and China's =

most popular blogger who has a massive fan base among the country's =

urban youth and Nicolas Vanier, French explorer, film-maker anddriver
who has a fascination for the Poles and is an untiring defender of the
environment ... These records have been certified and will be =

approved by the Chinese Auto Sports Federation which validated the =

quality and accuracy of measurements made.

Nicolas Vanier achieved unofficial records for 0 to 100 km/h, in 3.49
seconds, and for the 400 m. He also achieved the symbolic longitudinal
acceleration of 1G, over 39 m. This series of performances represents =

a world benchmark in terms of acceleration for an electric vehicle and
testifies to the advanced, high-tech know-how of Peugeot when it =

comes to alternative propulsion methods for the car. =

[=A9 2011 AOL Inc. All rights Reserved.]
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http://www.eurotuner.com/news/eurp_1012_peugeot_ex1_ev_breaks_records/index=
.html
[images] Peugeot EX1 EV Breaks Records In China
Peugeot=92s electric EX1 concept car set several records in France in =

September, and has continued its record-breaking streak by setting =

more in China. Dec 22 2010
... Both the record times have been certified and will be approved by =

the Chinese Auto Sports Federation, which validates the quality and =

accuracy of the measurements ...
[=A9 2011 eurotuner, Source Interlink Media All rights reserved]



22 'specialised' UK Peugeot iOn dealers

http://www.cardealermagazine.co.uk/publish/peugeots-22-dealers-charged-with=
-selling-electric-ion/47562
[image] Peugeot=92s 22 dealers charged with selling all-electric iOn
January 12th, 2011 by James Batchelor
PEUGEOT has announced the 22 dealers who will =92specialise=92 in =

selling the firm=92s all electric car - the iOn.

The 22 dealers are all =91geographically aligned=92 to the =91Plugged-in =

Places=92 which will receive Government support to build the =

necessary charging infrastructure to support electric vehicles.

Each dealer will have an iOn demonstrator available, dedicated =

electric vehicle charging point, specially trained staff and all =

necessary specialist servicing equipment.

Peugeot is urging interested customers to place an order =

straightaway in order to take advantage of the Government=92s Plug-In =

Car Grant of =A35,000.

A bespoke leasing offer is available on the iOn - a four year, =

40,000 mile personal lease scheme from =A3415 per month plus VAT with =

zero deposit.

The 22 dealers charged with the task of selling the electric iOn are:
ROBINS & DAY GLASGOW
ARNOLD CLARK EDINBURGH
CHARLES HURST BELFAST
ROBINS & DAY NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE
SIMON BAILES STOCKTON ON TEES
ROBINS & DAY MANCHESTER
HARRATTS LEEDS
ROBINS & DAY NOTTINGHAM
RANDLES STOKE-ON-TRENT
ROBINS & DAY BIRMINGHAM NORTH
BUSSEYS NORWICH
MARSHALL CAMBRIDGE
PERRYS MILTON KEYNES
ROBINS & DAY CHISWICK, LONDON
ROBINS & DAY CLAPHAM, LONDON
ROBINS & DAY MAIDSTONE
BECKS BRIGHTON
WESTOVER =96 POOLE, BOURNEMOUTH
ROBINS & DAY BRISTOL
LOOKERS CARDIFF
TRUSCOTTS EXETER
HAWKINS MOTORS ST AUSTELL
[Copyright 2008 - Cardealer-Online]








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